Archives for December 6, 2016

Fahrenholtz appointed editor-in-chief of ceramics publication

Professor Bill Farenholtz's role as editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Ceramic Society begins Jan. 1 and lasts for five years. Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T

Missouri S&T professor Bill Farenholtz’s role as editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Ceramic Society begins Jan. 1 and lasts for five years.
Sam O’Keefe/Missouri S&T

Dr. William G. Fahrenholtz, Curators’ Distinguished Professor of ceramic engineering and director of the Materials Research Center at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was named the new editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Ceramic Society (JACerS). [Read more…]

Miner hero

A portrait of Lt. George Allison Whiteman hangs in Whiteman Air Force Base's visitor center.

A portrait of Lt. George Allison Whiteman hangs in Whiteman Air Force Base’s visitor center.

One of the first heroes of World War II was a Miner. He was also one of the first U.S. casualties of the war during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years ago. [Read more…]